Sheriff Ramsey Bennett and Blackshear Police Department Major Robby Boatright are still vying for Pierce County votes for sheriff, and locals can head to the polls next week to cast an early ballot in the run-off election set for Tuesday, August 11.

Obituaries

Jodi Lynn Stewart, 52, of Blackshear, passed away Tuesday, Jul…

The uncertainties and changes brought on by COVID-19 have created anxiety for many and intensified the anxiety of others.  However, we don’t have to let this anxiety rule over us. By definition, anxiety is the feeling of worry about an eminent event or over something with an uncertain outcom…

For 25 years, I have had the same doctor. I like her so well that when she moved her practice several years ago about 45 miles south, I followed.